Hi! My name is Mike and I have over 15 years experience as a professional composer, producer, audio engineer & musician based in Los Angeles, CA.
My music production company, Pawnshop Creative Labs, creates original music and songs for soundtracks, commercials & video games. We also offer music production services to artists and bands such as recording, mixing, mastering & VO demos. Rates are listed below.
Some of my music scoring clients include Chrysler, Panasonic, Ford, The Olympics, SONY, Starz Network, National Geographic, Discovery Channel, PBS, A&E and MTV.
My band, Love Darling, and several other projects I have produced have also collectively had more than 18 songs placed in commercials and TV show soundtracks such as Smallville(WB/CW), One Tree Hill(WB/CW), Dirt(FX), Windfall(NBC) & Showtime's "The Real L Word", including the show's theme song.
So if you are a solo artist, singer/songwriter, band or voice over artist in need of a producer/studio to help create professional quality songs or demos, contact me now to discuss your project!
To check out some of the projects I have produced, listen to my music production compilation reel here:
And to hear some original music scoring excerpts go to this link:
And if you are looking for music to license for your project, check out the PCL library here: http://pawnshopcreativelabs.sourceaudio.com
PCL Services include:
- Recording, Mixing, Arranging, Programming, Mastering
- Artist/Band Songs & Demos
- Voice Over Demos
- Sound Design
- Original Music for TV, Film, Commercials, and Video Games
Music Production RATES:
Hourly Rate: $55/hour ($45/hour for 3 or more songs)
Individual Service rates:
Mixing: $350 per song
Mastering: $70 per song
Programming Drums: $250 per song
Remixing: $450 per song
Rates for full song production (recording, arranging, programming, mixing & mastering):
Flat rate per song: $750 (limit 18 hours / 6 hours per day)
50% deposit required for projects under $1000. For projects over $1000 one-third of total cost deposit required.
Special Package Deals for Independent Artists:
3-song demo - $2100 (Savings of $150)
4-song demo - $2700 (Savings of $300)
5-song demo - $3250 (Savings of $500)
All package rates include arranging/programming, recording, mixing, mastering, stereo WAV & MP3 master files, session audio stem files
Songwriting collaboration available for an additional $100 per song and an appropriate percentage of writers share.
All sessions must be booked in advance. Min 48 hours notice
Voice Over AUDITIONS Hourly rate:
$35 per hour (includes record, edit, mix & master)
VO DEMO PACKAGE RATES:
1 x :60 Full Demo w/music (includes segments of 3 - 5 spots) - $550 each :60 demo*** Includes Record, Editing, Backing Music, Mixing & Mastering
Demo Categories: Commercial // Promo // Narration // Gaming & Animation
***Client has pre-selected and rehearsed copy for all segments
VO DEMO PACKAGE RATES with VO COACH:
1 x :60 Full Demo w/music (includes segments of 3 - 5 spots) - $800 each :60 demo. Includes Vocal Coach during session, Record, Editing, Backing Music, Mixing & Mastering
Demo Categories: Commercial // Promo
Contact me about your project today!
Mike - 323-445-1787